News From Terre Haute, Indiana

May 26, 2013

Madge Brazzell Modesitt Morlan


TERRE HAUTE — Madge Brazzell Modesitt Morlan, age 90, of Terre Haute, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2013, in Terre Haute Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Madge was born in Vigo County, on March 26, 1923, to Edwin Brazzell and Mila Lawson Brazzell.  

Madge is survived by her daughter, Connie (Dale) French of Sulphur, La.; grandsons, Scott (Karen) French and Gary French, both of Baton Rouge, La.; great-grandchildren, April and Shannon French; great-great-grandson, Matthew; and a niece and several nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Jimmy Modesitt, and S.H. “Bud” Morlan; and her brothers and sisters.  

Cremation arrangements have been made with the help of Roselawn Funeral Home. To leave words of support, please visit: